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Are you wanting to not include the father on the birth certificate?
If you know who the father is, and you lie on the forms you are committing an offence.
So you have to be careful.
It doe not mean that the father, if they are aware that the child is theirs cannot later seek to have his name added.
Are you planning on claiming child support?
You have to notify them of the father it is fraud if you lie.
You are entitled to to claim child support.
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